Civil War Collection
Roberts & Roberts. Site to over 1,500 battles and skirmishes, Missouri was the Civil War's third most violent state. An outstanding compilation of artifacts, documents, and photographs, this volume examines the bloody fighting within that state and, in particular, the Battle of Wilson's Creek, which was the first clash west of the Mississippi River, the second major engagement of the war, and where the first Union general was killed in combat. 128 pages, 200 B&W photographs, 6½"x 9¼", softcover.